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Upcoming Events

Whether you are a prospective or current graduate student looking to further their education and advance their career, we are dedicated to providing professional guidance as you continue your drive and enhance the knowledge and experience you already possess. We welcome you to connect with us!

You're Invited to our Spring 2024 Mastering Graduate School Workshop Series

The University of Memphis Graduate School presents a spring workshop series encompassing a range of topics to assist YOU in preparing for your academic journey. Workshop presenters consist of faculty, administrators, and students who will provide valuable strategies and insights to assist you in effectively navigating the application process and journey for graduate school. Each session will take place via Zoom from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm CST which also includes a Q&A segment, so we encourage you to dive in and bring your questions!

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Welcome to our Spring 2024 Virtual Open House Series

Are you interested in pursuing your master’s or doctoral degree? Do you want to learn how to advance your career? Each month’s open house will have an exciting theme and topic. From continuing your academic pursuits, research, career development, to exploring new opportunities, our monthly UofM Graduate School Virtual Open Houses are a great resource. We will have representatives from our programs, supporting departments, and community partners that can answer your questions about programs of study, opportunities, how to apply, career opportunities, etc. Each session will take place via Zoom from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm CST. Ready to sign up? Click the link below to discover more and register for a Virtual Open House! 

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  • February 6, 2024: Virtual Graduate School Open House - Business and Information Technology
  • February 28, 2024: Virtual Graduate School Open House - Humanities
  • March 20, 2024: Virtual Graduate School Open House - Engineering & Law
  • March 26, 2024: Virtual Graduate School Open House - Education & Healthcare
  • April 16, 2024: Virtual Graduate School Open House - Social Sciences
  • May 1, 2024: Virtual Graduate School Open House - Natural Sciences
  • July 16, 2024: Virtual Graduate School Open House - Fall 2024 Semester FAQ with Financial Aid & USBS

Spring 2024 Meet & Greets:

University Center 1st floor Atrium from 11:15 am-12:30 pm 

  • January 23, 2024: January Graduate School Meet & Greet
  • February 13, 2024: February Graduate School Meet & Greet
  • March 12, 2024: March Graduate School Meet & Greet
  • April 17, 2024: April Graduate School Meet & Greet

College Fairs & Other Events:

  • January 31, 2024: Regional One Health College & Career Fair
  • February 6, 2024: Morehouse College Career & Graduate School Fair
  • March 5, 2024: Ole Miss College Fair
  • March 12, 2024: City Year Memphis College & Career Fair
  • March 7, 2024: The University of Tampa - DEI Group Tour
  • March 14, 2024: Maryville College Group Tour
  • March 25, 2024: Student Research Forum - Learn more HERE. The application deadline is March 8th. Apply HERE
  • April 1-5, 2024: Graduate School Appreciation Week
  • April 2, 2024: Graduate School Spring Social & GSA Spring Award Ceremony
  • April 10, 2024: Philander Smith University College Fair
  • April 2024: UofM Senior Class Luncheon Meet & Greet
  • May 2-May 3, 2024: UofM Cap & Gown Distribution Meet & Greet from 9:00am - 4:00pm

Virtual Information Sessions & Office Hours

Are you thinking about applying to the University of Memphis Graduate School? Do you have questions about your academic options? If so, meet us during our virtual office hours & information session. We would love to speak to you directly about any questions or concerns you may be facing.

Virtual Office Hours



Professional Development Seminars

Please visit the Graduate Student Association website for detailed information on the seminars being offered. 

Want to earn a free Graduate School stole to wear at graduation? Attend five Professional Development Seminars or Thesis/Dissertation workshops and earn a free stole. View the GSA calendar of events >

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